Definitions for MUSHmʌʃ or, esp. for 2-5 , mʊʃ
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any soft or soggy mass
"he pounded it to a pulp"
mush, cornmeal mush(noun)
cornmeal boiled in water
treacle, mush, slop, glop(noun)
writing or music that is excessively sweet and sentimental
a journey by dogsled
drive (a team of dogs or a dogsled)
travel with a dogsled
meal (esp. Indian meal) boiled in water; hasty pudding; supawn
to notch, cut, or indent, as cloth, with a stamp
Origin: [Perh. short for mush on, a corrupt of E. marchons, the cry of the voyageurs and coureurs de bois to their dogs.]
In multiplayer online games, a MUSH is a text-based online social medium to which multiple users are connected at the same time. MUSHes are often used for online social intercourse and role-playing games, although the first forms of MUSH do not appear to be coded specifically to implement gaming activity. MUSH software was originally derived from MUDs; today's two major MUSH variants are descended from TinyMUD, which was fundamentally a social game. MUSH has forked over the years and there are now different varieties with different features, although most have strong similarities and one who is fluent in coding one variety can switch to coding for the other with only a little effort. The source code for most widely used MUSH servers is open source and available from its current maintainers. A primary feature of MUSH codebases that tends to distinguish it from other multi-user environments is the ability, by default, of any player to extend the world by creating new rooms or objects and specifying their behavior in the MUSH's internal scripting language. Another is the default lack of much player or administrative hierarchy imposed by the server itself. Over the years, both of these traits have become less pronounced, as many server administrators choose to eliminate or heavily restrict player-controlled building, and several games have custom coded systems to restore more of a hierarchal system.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Cherries are timely; if you don’t get them in the 10- to 14-day window when they’re ready to harvest, they become mush.
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